Performer: Guy Johnston

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OxfordBrahms & Zemlinsky: Piatti String Quartet, Beilby, Johnston, Papadakis

Brahms, Zemlinsky
Ann Beilby; Guy Johnston; Raphaela Papadakis; Piatti Quartet

LondonFinland Awakes

Sibelius
BBC Symphony Orchestra; Sakari Oramo; Guy Johnston
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A Russian journey of the spirit at King's Place

Joan Rodger's idiomatic soprano and the surging cello obbligato were revelatory in this symbolist paean.
****1
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Oramo doesn't rock the boat in Mahler

An enterprising programme featuring a rare Haydn symphony, a new work by Charlotte Bray and Mahler 5, played by the BBC Symphony Orchestra under Sakari Oramo and with Guy Johnston as cello soloist.
***11
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Proms Chamber Music 2: 12 cellists and a soprano

Guy Johnston and friends in a varied programme of works and arrangements for 12 cellos, joined by soprano Golda Schultz in tender and spirited Villa-Lobos.
***11
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A celebration of Qatar in Edinburgh

A “post-season friendly” for the RSNO, this Usher Hall concert formed part of the Qatar UK 2013 Year of Culture Musical Celebration. Knowing almost nothing of this former British protectorate, I was surprised to discover that the population is just under two million – approximately 40% of Scotland’s.
***11
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Having fun raising funds: Chamber music in aid of St George's Bristol

St George’s Bristol is an extraordinary venue. Renowned for its unbeatable acoustic amongst performers and listeners alike, there is something unique about it that cannot be attributed to its sonic qualities alone.
*****
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